Wednesday, June 19


Black students posted a spoken word performance video on YouTube voicing concerns and frustrations about the small percentage of black students at UCLA.

Student posts video to spark discussion about lack of diversity at UCLA

Sy Stokes almost dropped out of UCLA during his first year because he felt isolated and alone as a black student on campus. The third-year Afro-American studies student said he struggled to find groups with whom he shared common interests during his first quarter. Read more...

Photo: Black students posted a spoken word performance video on YouTube voicing concerns and frustrations about the small percentage of black students at UCLA.

Black students posted a spoken word performance video on YouTube voicing concerns and frustrations about the small percentage of black students at UCLA.

New center protects Jewish students’ rights

The original version of this article contained an error and has been changed. See the bottom of the article for additional information. A center that focuses on fighting purposeful discrimination of Jewish students established a new chapter at the UCLA School of Law Oct. Read more...




Second-year English student Gloria Gallardo, left, and second-year microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics student Brianna Backman were among a group of students who created research posters focusing on health, poverty and social justice issues.

GE cluster students have research posters placed in Powell

The original version of this article contained an error and has been changed. See the bottom of the article for additional information. Powell Library recently hung research posters made by students in the UCLA Blum Center’s Poverty and Health in Latin America cluster as a way to showcase the students’ work. Read more...

Photo: Second-year English student Gloria Gallardo, left, and second-year microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics student Brianna Backman were among a group of students who created research posters focusing on health, poverty and social justice issues.

Second-year English student Gloria Gallardo, left, and second-year microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics student Brianna Backman were among a group of students who created research posters focusing on health, poverty and social justice issues.

Lénie Bigtower, a second-year psychobiology student, and other members of EuroBruins plan the group's event schedule for the rest of the year.

UCLA club helps European students share, learn culture

Lénie Bigtower found herself missing the French culture she grew up in when she arrived at UCLA last fall. The second-year psychobiology student wanted a group where she could talk about her home, but was having trouble connecting with other European international students. Read more...

Photo: Lénie Bigtower, a second-year psychobiology student, and other members of EuroBruins plan the group's event schedule for the rest of the year.

Lénie Bigtower, a second-year psychobiology student, and other members of EuroBruins plan the group's event schedule for the rest of the year.


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